Democracy Now! Tuesday, October 7, 2003
Producer Democracy Now!Audio/Visual sound, color
Bush Backs Israel Over Attack on Syria
Syria on Israel: “War is the Justification for its Existence”
Israeli Soldiers Dies near Lebanese Border
Arafat Swears in Emergency Palestinian Cabinet
Turkey Set to Send Troops To Iraq
Iraqi Foreign Ministry in Baghdad Attacked
HIStory Repeats Itself? 16 Women Accuse Schwarzenegger of Sexual Misconduct, We Look Back At the Eerily Similar Case of Sen. Bob Packwood
We speak with investigative reporter Florence Graves about revealing scores of sexual misconduct accusations in 1992 against then-Oregon Senator Bob Packwood and about Republican gubernatorial candidate Arnold Schwarzenegger who is expected to win today’s historic recall election in California despite facing similar accusations.
The Great Energy Scam – How Companies Are Making a Killing Off Coal at the Expense of Taxpayers
Time’s prize winning journalists Don Barlett and Jim Steele reveal how the Marriot Hotel, utility companies and a handful of individual investors are making hundreds of millions dollars exploiting an obscure tax loophole designed to reduce the country’s dependence on foreign oil in a debate with Washington lobbyist Kenneth Kies.
Afghanistan Two Years After the Bombing: Osama's Not Caught; The Taliban Are Back & Fighting Intensifies
Masuda Sultan, who lost 19 members of her family in the U.S. bombing, discusses the state of Afghanistan on the second anniversary of the start of the U.S. attack. She recently returned from Kabul where she helped draft the Afghan Women’s Bill of Rights.